Definition of drop cloth in English:

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drop cloth


1 Another term for drop curtain.
Example sentences
  • Put newspaper or a drop cloth on the floor under the hanging bunches to catch fallen leaves, seeds, and petals.
  • Then, tape a drop cloth, craft paper or similar material to the masking tape to protect the surrounding floor to keep saw dust and other debris from getting under the protective covering
  • Protect your floor (wood or carpet) with a drop cloth.
2 North American term for dust sheet.

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